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AFS Foreign Exchange Program (1985)




Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-04-21

Duration: 00:09:15

Subjects: Foreign study


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Wareing, Mary Kay Interviewee


This segment from the April 21, 1985, episode of the series “Folks” features Rob Hinton’s interview with Mary Kay Wareing, the Baton Rouge coordinator for the American Field Service (AFS). She discusses: the AFS Foreign Exchange Program; the role of host families; what the foreign exchange students and host families offer each other; the support available to host families; and the profiles of several students that need host families.